5 edition of Crime novels found in the catalog.
by Library of America, Distributed to the trsde in the U.S. by Penguin Books USA in New York
Written in English
|Series||The library of America -- 94, Library of America -- 94.|
|Contributions||Cain, James M. 1892-1977., McCoy, Horace, 1897-1955., Anderson, Edward, 1905-1969., Fearing, Kenneth, 1902-1961., Gresham, William Lindsay, 1909-1962., Woolrich, Cornell, 1903-1968.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||990 p. :|
|Number of Pages||990|
|LC Control Number||97002485|
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